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#101 Hockeytown0001

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 02:58 PM

Personally I despise the Bernstein commercials - even worse when Mickey is in them :confused:

 

Wonder how much $$$ FSD gets from that law firm.....

 

This. 


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#102 martinezsvsu

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:10 PM

its bull crap that he got fired. i really hope his replacement is another old wing. osgood and draper would be good choices because they speak really well



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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:17 PM

We're hiring Pierre McGuire.


Edited by irishock, 23 March 2013 - 03:24 PM.

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:24 PM

Wtf??? They don't just fire someone like Murph mid-season for ratings. He must have come to work drunk a few times...people on here have made jokes about it, and here we are. Sucks.

its bull crap that he got fired. i really hope his replacement is another old wing. osgood and draper would be good choices because they speak really well


Drapes would be an amazing color guy, but he's under contract to the Wings as some sort of assistant isn't he? Or is he in GR?

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:31 PM

I think the next step is to put Richard Bernstein in Murph's old spot between the benches.


Edited by ogreslayer, 23 March 2013 - 03:33 PM.


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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:54 PM

Anybody see that Volunteer Energy commercial with Drapes and Osgood?  If you have there's no way you can say either of those guys would be better in front of a camera than Murph with a straight face.

Maybe get Jenna Osgood between the glass.

 

Knows hockey.  Check.

Eye candy for the men.  Check.

Part of the Red Wing family.  Check.

Been on tv.  Check.

Could take out Corey Perry in a pinch.  Check.

 

Works for me.



#107 Hockeytown0001

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:57 PM

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#108 Crymson

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 03:59 PM

I'll bet SHE is a blonde with really BIG.....hands.

 

She has huge tracts of land.



#109 Hockeymom1960

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 04:02 PM

Let's get Homer on the broadcast

 

:eh:  :lol:  :eh:

 

Those would be my faces during the game if Homer was doing the broadcast.



#110 Hockeytown0001

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 04:09 PM

What's Steve Duschene up to these days? 


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#111 JasonNewEra

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 04:24 PM

This sucks. Plain and simple.


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#112 F.Michael

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 04:34 PM

I think the next step is to put Richard Bernstein in Murph's old spot between the benches.

OK - politically incorrect, or in general poor taste on my behalf...

 

I see what you did there.



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#113 kook_10

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 04:35 PM

Weak sauce.   I will definitely miss our man Murph.  Dollar Hot Dog Night will never be the same.

 

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remember this gem of a call from Murph?

 

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works every time


#114 Mitchmac33

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 04:36 PM



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Posted 23 March 2013 - 04:41 PM

Skip to the 1:36 mark for unscripted Drapes.  Sign him FSD!

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYAsvAgoEn4

 

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#116 Hockeytown0001

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 04:49 PM


"All done? Five bucks." - Pavel Datsyuk after an interview
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#117 LeftWinger

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 05:12 PM

I hear Dom Hasek wants a gig! It would be cool to have Dracula between the benches!

 

How about Sean Avery! I can hear his comments and see his "gestures" now!


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#118 Hockeytown0001

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 05:16 PM

I hear Dom Hasek wants a gig! It would be cool to have Dracula between the benches!

 

How about Sean Avery! I can hear his comments and see his "gestures" now!

 

Geez, you think that Murph had some bad specs.....

 

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#119 Franzine

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 05:23 PM

We're hiring Pierre McGuire.

 

I hope so.  Pierre is the dog.



#120 LeftWinger

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 05:24 PM

FSD has decided to save money by not hiring anyone to be between the benches. Instead the Red Wings are just to have Franzine handle it while he floats around out there.  He has a great view by the way! No need for a Color Commentator to replace Mick on the road either...Franzine mic'ed up!


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